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Hotel Presidente

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  • Excellent47%
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  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“costa rica”(173 reviews)
“central location”(56 reviews)
“pedestrian mall”(31 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 8 June 2016

The decor of the hotel is nice. The facilities are modern and well kept. The outside view is not spectacular, however, there are no good views in downtown San Jose. From the airport, use a taxi to get to the hotel. Driving in San Jose...More

1  Thank gcashley
Response from Mario M, Owner at Hotel PresidenteResponded 14 June 2016

Costa Rica is notoriously famous for its streets and drivers, and San Jose is the peak of caos. Neverthless, we are happy that you found us, and that you enjoyed our charming city!

Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

The service here is great. Many of the employees speak English which is nice since I am not fluent in Spanish yet. The room was clean, the soaps had really healthy ingredients, and the restaurant had good food at great prices. Being in Manuel Antonio...More

Thank Sadiqa980
Response from Mario M, Owner at Hotel PresidenteResponded 14 June 2016

Thank you very much Sadiqa980 for your kind words, and your comments on our breakfast, ambiance and prices. We eagerly await your return visit.

Reviewed 1 June 2016

We were delighted with the accomodations at the Presidente. The room was HUGE and faced onto Avenida Central. The breakfast was ample and the hours from 6 to 10 made it possible to eat almost every day, even when we had tours planned. Overall, I'd...More

Thank Boyd F
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Very modern but colloquial. The hotel itself is in a great location (perhaps the only decent area in San Jose) and the staff is very nice and helpful. The lobby has a really cool design and feel to it, the dining room has a huge...More

Thank David B
Response from Mario M, Owner at Hotel PresidenteResponded 14 June 2016

Thank you David for your positive review and feedback. Next time we invite you to stay with us, but explore up and coming neighborhoods in San Jose like Barrio Escalante, Los Yoses and Barrio Amon. Outstanding restaurants, quaint cafes and bars and superb nightlife. All...More

Reviewed 31 May 2016

This is my favorite hotel because the beds are so comfortable and it is right in the middle of everything to do on the walkway in Central San Jose! I also feel very safe here being a single woman from Texas! The switched the entrance...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$85 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Casino Hotel in San Jose
#6 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
#6 Family Hotel in San Jose
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
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US$85 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Casino Hotel in San Jose
#6 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
#6 Family Hotel in San Jose
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Betsy L
7 May 2018|
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Response from Daniel M | Property representative |
Hi Betsy, No, the Presidente, San José, Costa Rica is not all inclusive.
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Lisa L
7 November 2017|
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Hi Lisa, The best way will be to book our shuttle and we can bring you in. Just send us your flight info via our main email address and we will track your ETA and meet you in arrivals. The service is $35 + tax total... More
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Shelley K
26 September 2017|
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Hello Shelley, We do set up excursions. Just shoot us an email and tell us your plans and wishes and we'll put together some great options for you. Thank you Joshua B for recommending us! Daniel
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"some rooms have external views, some don't. Know what you're getting if it matters to you."
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"we asked for a room on a high floor and our room was quiet. our view was of an alleyway"
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"Got a room with 2 double beds. It was an internal room so it did not have any windows but it was very..."
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"The higher end rooms are $15 more a night and well worth it."
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